Gulf Times - Syria
We face famine or virus: Syria's displaced alarmed at aid impasse

We face famine or virus: Syria's displaced alarmed at aid impasse

After surviving months of bombardment, Nasr Sultan now fears his 10 children may starve or catch coronavirus as a divided UN holds up a renewal of cross-border humanitarian aid to rebel-held northwest Syria.

Qatar Charity, OCHA to provide water and sanitation services in northern Syria

Qatar Charity, OCHA to provide water and sanitation services in northern Syria

Qatar Charity (QC) has signed a co-operation and partnership agreement with the United Nations Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Turkey ...

Russia's Putin urges Turkey, Iran to help promote dialogue in Syria

Russia's Putin urges Turkey, Iran to help promote dialogue in Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin told his counterparts from Turkey and Iran on Wednesday that there was a need for peaceful dialogue between the opposing forces in Syria's civil war.

Qatar pledges $100mn more to alleviate Syrian suffering

Qatar pledges $100mn more to alleviate Syrian suffering

Upon the directives of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani announced

Qatar participates in meeting on supporting 'Syrian resilience'

Qatar participates in meeting on supporting 'Syrian resilience'

Qatar participated in the "Supporting Syrian Resilience: From Life-Saving to Life-Sustaining" meeting, which was organized by the Middle East and North Africa Division at the UK Dept for International Development.

France repatriates 10 children from camps in north-eastern Syria

France repatriates 10 children from camps in north-eastern Syria

France has repatriated 10 children from camps in north-eastern Syria containing people displaced from territory formerly controlled by the Islamic State extremist organization, the Foreign Ministry said on Monday.

Qatar Charity begins setting up Covid-19 isolation units in northern Syria

Qatar Charity begins setting up Covid-19 isolation units in northern Syria

Qatar Charity (QC) has started to establish 14 community-based isolation units in northern Syria, in co-operation with the United Nations Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs

East Syria air raids kill 12 pro-Iran fighters

East Syria air raids kill 12 pro-Iran fighters

At least 12 pro-Iranian fighters died in strikes by unidentified aircraft on eastern Syria late Saturday evening, a war monitor said.

Qatar Charity's project to enhance food security in Syria

Qatar Charity's project to enhance food security in Syria

Qatar Charity (QC), through its regional office in Turkey, continues to implement a qualitative project that is the "first of its kind" in the region, in partnership with international humanitarian organisations.

Qatar Charity and Unicef to mitigate impact of Covid-19 among vulnerable groups in Jordan and Syria

Qatar Charity and Unicef to mitigate impact of Covid-19 among vulnerable groups in Jordan and Syria

Qatar Charity and the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) signed two grant agreements for a total of $2mn to address the humanitarian needs caused by the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak in Syria and Jordan.

Syria, Iran slam US for upholding sanctions despite virus

Syria, Iran slam US for upholding sanctions despite virus

Syrian president Bashar al-Assad and Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday slammed their common foe the United States for maintaining sanctions amid the coronavirus pandemic.

QRCS readies hospitals, care centres to tackle Covid-19 cases in Syria

QRCS readies hospitals, care centres to tackle Covid-19 cases in Syria

The Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) said that its representative mission in Turkey had taken all necessary measures in case of any coronavirus (Covid-19) case appears in northern Syria ...